Glass Christmas Ornament

Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver painted matte red, with yellow stripes around middle, and silver painted leaf motif encircling center. Metal cap attached, with thin bent metal loop inserted, no hook attached. Cap is stamped: “CZECHOSLOVAKIA”.
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
date made
Physical Description
pink (overall color)
metal (hanger material)
glass (overall material)
ball (ornament shape)
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 4.7625 cm
place made
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
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